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The Drawingroom

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Best night out showcasing extraordinary talent!

We were invited by friends to this one off extraordinary venue under the stars! The night we were... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2018
foundation081
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A totally unique experience. We saw two amazing artists perform in this intimate, wonderful space... read more

Reviewed 18 February 2018
faireyclairey66
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Once an Art Gallery The Drawingroom housed over 400 original works of Fineart, however music has become the dominant driving part of my passion, we have live original music here every two weeks and together with a (book) writers groups as well as...more
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Francis Yard East Street, Chesham HP5 1DG, England
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Reviewed 19 July 2018

We were invited by friends to this one off extraordinary venue under the stars! The night we were there it poured with rain but it simply didn't matter one bit! The atmosphere and music was totally off the planet and we can't wait to go...More

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DrCaretaker, Owner at The Drawingroom, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

I remember it well, it was a super night and it is easy to remember given it has not rained since! Do come back, remember ..every Saturday night...thank you again for coming and supporting what we do! xxr

Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

A totally unique experience. We saw two amazing artists perform in this intimate, wonderful space. But, as Richard says, it’s not just the music - it’s the whole experience. Mesmerising. Go there.

1  Thank faireyclairey66
DrCaretaker, Owner at The Drawingroom, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2018

Dearest Claire...I'd forgotten that's what I'd said...so thank you, yes it is..it is the whole experience...thank you for coming out to share the evening with us..xxr

Reviewed 22 December 2017

Lovely atmosphere with two original artists. Excellent curry with superb coffee and cake to follow. Well worth a visit.

Thank John N
DrCaretaker, Owner at The Drawingroom, responded to this reviewResponded 26 December 2017

John you kind soul, thank you for your endorsement...and I do hope you will return soon. xr

Reviewed 16 August 2017

If only everyone could visit The Drawing Room once a month, the West would need a good deal less Prozac. As soon as you enter the cobbled alleyway at the end of which is tucked Chesham's best-kept secret, you feel a sense of excitement. Fairy...More

2  Thank MandyLK
DrCaretaker, Owner at The Drawingroom, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Hey Mandy...and what a show that was, so hugely appreciative of your continued support..xr

Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

I'm just so pleased to have discovered the Drawing Room! By day it's a charming cafe & gallery in the home of the owner, Richard. On Saturday nights it's a live music venue, showcasing unsigned musicians. Dinner is even thrown into the picket price! You...More

Thank Toniej
DrCaretaker, Owner at The Drawingroom, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2017

Hey Toni, thank you for coming and thank you for such kind words..you totally get what we do here..and have been kind enough to share your truth with the World, so, be well, be surrounded and come back soon..xx

Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Richard and his young band of helpers serve up a consistent treat here time after time. It's a sprinkle of every natural ingredient including the location, our host, the food, the eclectic audience and the live musical entertainment. It all works and makes such a...More

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DrCaretaker, Owner at The Drawingroom, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2016

Sire...how kind, waving our flag for us, top gent, gig every 1st 2nd and 3rd Sat...hope to see you here again soon..best r

Reviewed 20 April 2016

We happened upon this cafe/gallery whilst exploring Chesham and it was a really nice surprise. The cafe is in the owners home and we were made to feel very welcome. The food we had was really good and there is loads to choose from. There...More

1  Thank lifesanexperience
drawingroomrichard, Owner at The Drawingroom, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2016

thank you so much for your kind endorcement and sorry it's taken me a while to respond; have been travelling. Thank you for coming to see us, do come back, be well, be happy and loved r

Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

A rainy day passing through Chesham was grey until we nestled in 16th C wonky delights of the Drawing Room. Tasty flavoursome dishes, such as Syrian style potatoes and haloumi. Amid oak beans, off beat art and nice sensation of chilling out in (tiny) family...More

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drawingroomrichard, Owner at The Drawingroom, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2016

Lady Pen! Thank you, so glad you found us ..and should you manga e to find us in the sunshine Francis Yard would reveal yet another aspect to this place, which I'm sure you would find equally delightful...anyhow, thank you, be well be happy and...More

Reviewed 1 November 2015

Visited this restaurant / music venue with my teenage grandson after hearing about it from a friend quite some time ago. I had simply never got around to booking a table I also read about it prior to booking and thought it sounded like a...More

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drawingroomrichard, Owner at The Drawingroom, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2015

my dear girl, that was one of the most heart-felt letters i have been sent, how very generous and kind..bless you..so glad found us, there's a gig on Saturday 7th Nov...cannot remember if you had said you were busy, either way, we're here..love and best...More

Reviewed 30 September 2015

Richard and his staff make you feel very welcome, relaxed and safe! Its like a home from home atmosphere where you can just kick back and enjoy the ambience. The events that are held there are very personal and even if you go there as...More

Thank Carl P
drawingroomrichard, Owner at The Drawingroom, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2015

Sir, how very kind, thank you for your words of encouragement, and look forward to many more years of service to you...and to Chesham..x

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